We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.
A war god who was associated with Mars by the Romans. In Night Embrace, he’s teamed up with Dionysus in an attempt to reclaim his lost prestige of being a major god. He’s also the one who cursed Talon and caused his wife and child to die… along with every member of Talon’s family.
Never cross a god of war.
Talon killed his son Llewd. He mistakenly believed that Llewd had killed his aunt after Talon refused to marry Llewd’s daughter, Deirdre.